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Friday, November 9, 2007

“Me & a Gun”—A Capella No More!

posted by on November 9 at 15:19 PM


After fleeing her late-’80s synth-pop group Y Kant Tori Read, Tori Amos kicked off her solo career in 1991 with “Me and a Gun,” the a capella track dealing with her survival of a rape at knifepoint.

Since then, Amos has become the crazy star at the center of her own crazy universe, and I hardly follow her shenanigans anymore. But as the Tori-loving Pink is the New Blog reports, Ms. Amos is spicing up her new tour by performing her hallowed rape anthem with a full band, in the character of her American Doll Posse alter-ego Pip, and employing disturbing props. (See photo above, shot by Bullocks Troy.)

And to see video of Tori—uh, Pip—performing the full-band, propped-up “M&AG” live in Chicago, go here.

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I thought we were done with this lillith fair shit.

Posted by them eyes are a'rollin | November 9, 2007 4:15 PM

tori is not and never was lilith fair. i'm not saying she's been any good for about the past 10 years or so, but please do not insult her by calling her lilith fair.

Posted by get your shit straight | November 9, 2007 11:10 PM

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